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    Sarahlou Guest

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    Can someone please tell me; does Moniza Alvi use metaphor in 'Presents from my aunts in Pakistan'? and if so, where?
    Luv Sarah x

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Default Re: Help me please! luv ya x

    Candy-striped glass bangles
    snapped, drew blood.

    Did they actually draw blood? I don't think so,\so this is metaphorical in its description of the appearance, unlike the comparison 'glistening like an orange split open', which is a simile.

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